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home networking

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Best wireless routers

CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.

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Actiontec Wireless Network Extender Plus Powerline Network Adapter 500 Kit (PWR51WK01)

The Actiontec gets the job done for those who want to quickly extend their home network without much concern about performance.

Mar. 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating Mar. 14, 2014
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Extend your Wi-Fi network to cover any dead zones in your home

Wi-Fi routers are a great way to take your Internet connection and share it wirelessly. But what if there are some spots in your house where it doesn't reach? Check out these simple steps to extend your network.

By Jul. 1, 2014

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Top tips for making the most out of your home network router

We show you how to customize and set up your home network router, how to extend your coverage area to minimize dead zones, and how to share videos, photos, and files over a networked hard drive.

By Jun. 30, 2014

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Seagate Central

The affordable Seagate Central delivers as a fast and easy-to-use network storage device for home backup and entertainment purposes.

Jan. 6, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating Jan. 6, 2013
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Home networking explained, Part 9: Access your home computer remotely

CNET editor Dong Ngo points you in the general direction of how to access your home network remotely using a Dynamic DNS service.

By Feb. 21, 2014

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Linksys EA4500 Media Stream N900 Smart Wi-Fi Router

Running Cisco Connect Cloud firmware, the Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Router EA4500 makes an excellent router for those who want a fast and advanced home network that's easily manageable from anywhere.

Jul. 3, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating Jul. 3, 2012
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Belkin WeMo smart home networks in danger of hacks

Researchers warn that more than 500,000 home automation devices have vulnerabilities that would allow attackers to remotely take control of thermostats, lighting, sprinkler systems, and more.

By Feb. 18, 2014

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Iomega Home Media Network Hard Drive Cloud Edition

The Iomega Home Media Network Hard Drive Cloud Edition makes a very good simple home NAS server. Advanced users who need more control over their storage and remote access might want to look elsewhere.

Mar. 21, 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating Mar. 21, 2011
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Seagate GoFlex Home Network Storage System

The GoFlex Home Network Storage System is a simple storage server and a great accessory for a Seagate GoFlex Desk hard drive. However, if you want a NAS with a lot of features, you should keep looking.

Aug. 12, 2010

3 stars Editors' rating Aug. 12, 2010
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Archos Smart Home

Is this the home automation kit Android users have been waiting for?

Jun. 19, 2014

MSRP: $250.00